A coalition of service users, families, carers, health professionals and politicians has today published their views on the key issues facing eating disorder services in Wales. Members of the National Assembly for Wales’ Cross Party Group on Eating Disorders are calling on the Welsh Government to ensure that their voices are heard during work to refresh the Eating Disorders Framework for Wales.
Health Minister Mark Drakeford has announced that the mental health budget in Wales will continue to be protected by a ring-fence. This follows a Welsh Government-commissioned Review of the Financial Ring-fencing Arrangements for Mental Health Services in Wales, which was conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers.
'Bristol's best party band' the Soul Destroyers will be performing a fundraising gig at The Globe in Cardiff on the 18th September 2015 in aid of Gofal.
Gofal has published a new report about alcohol mental health practice and services.
In his latest Western Mail column Gofal Chief Executive Ewan Hilton talks about the importance of a cross-government approach to improving mental health and wellbeing in Wales